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  • Rena Wing, PhD

    Rena Wing, PhD
    Professor
    Director, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center

    196 Richmond Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    Phone: 401-793-8959
    Fax: 401-793-8944
    RWing@Lifespan.org

  • Selected publications

  • (10 out of 334)

    Tate, D., Wing, R.R., Winett, R.A. Using Internet technology to deliver a behavioral weight loss program (2001). Journal of American Medical Association, 285, 1772-1777.
    (PMID:11231746)

    Tate, D.F., Jackvony, E.H., & Wing, R.R. (2003). Effects of Internet behavioral counseling on weight loss in adults at risk for Type 2 diabetes: A randomized trial. Journal of the American Medical Association, 289:1833-1836. (PMID:12684363)

    Phelan, S., Hill, J.O., Lang, W., DiBello, J.R., Wing, R.R. (2003). Recovery from relapse among successful weight maintainers. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 78: 1079-1084. (PMID:14668267)

    Wing, R.R., Tate, D.F., Gorin, A.A., Raynor, H.A., Fava, J.L. (2006). A self-regulation program for maintenance of weight loss. New England Journal of Medicine, 355(15): 1563 71. (PMID:17035649)

    The Look AHEAD Research Group. (2007). Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes): Reduction in weight and cardiovascular disease risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 30(6): 1374-1383. (PMID:17363746)

    Wing, R.R., Papandonatos, G., Fava, J.L., Gorin, A., Phelan, S., McCaffery, J., Tate, D.F.(2008). Maintaining large weight losses: the role of behavioral and psychological factors. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76(6):1015-1021. (PMID:19045969)

    Subak, L.L., Wing, R.R., Smith West, D., Franklin, F., Vittinghoff, E., Creasman, J.M., Richter, H.E., Myers, D., Burgio, K.L., Gorin, A.A., Macer, J., Kusek, J.W., Grady, D. (2009). Weight loss to treat urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women. New England Journal of Medicine, 360(5): 481-490. (PMID:19179316)

    Wing, R.R., Pinto, A.M., Crane, M.M., Kumar, R., Weinberg, B., Gorin, A.A. (2009). A statewide intervention reduces BMI in adults: Shape Up Rhode Island results. Obesity,17(5):991-995 (PMID:19180068)

    McCaffery, J.M., Haley, A.P., Sweet, L.H., Phelan, S., Raynor, H., Del Parigi, S., Cohen, R.A., Wing, R.R. (2009). Differential functional magnetic resonance imaging response to food pictures in successful weight-loss maintainers relative to normal-weight and obese controls. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 90(4): 928-934. (PMID:19675107)

    McCaffery, J.M., Papandonatos, G.D., Bond, D.S., Lyons, M.J., Wing, R.R. (2009). Gene x environment interaction of vigorous exercise and body mass index among male Vietnam-era twins. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 89: 1011-1018. (PMID: 19225119)